The Gymnastics Samurai is an original Japanese anime television series animated by MAPPA. It is directed by Hisatoshi Shimizu and written by Shigeru Murakoshi. The anime surfaced on October 11, 2020. And has aired a total of 4 episodes till now. Covering the sports genre, the anime runs through the same typical plot which we find in this genre. But, the simple, yet engrossing story makes it a little different.
Along with the storyline, the anime gives us some interesting characters to fall for. It has aired only 4 episodes till now. But, still has managed to get a positive response from the selected audience. The story has just started to get detailed. And, as time goes by it is going to get even more detailed. Also, without a doubt, the series has shown great potential to become better. Be it with the storyline or character development.
So, with all that, let’s see how the series does on its own. If it gets better with every episode or just fails to outshine the others in the respected genre. With all said, let’s talk about the release date of Episode 5. Also, while you’re at it, check out the Official streaming platform And, we’ve also mentioned the Official Plot of the anime.
The Gymnastics Samurai Episode 5 will be released on Sunday, 8 November 2020, at 1:30 AM JST. Note that all the new episodes will be out every Sunday.
Streaming Platform for The Gymnastics Samurai
The Gymnastics Samurai is available for streaming on Funimation with its original Japanese audio and English subtitles. Note that this is the official streaming platform for the anime. Always use the official/legal platforms as it helps the creator and promotes their work.
The Gymnastics Samurai Plot
The story is set in the year 2002 in the once-powerful Japanese men’s gymnastics team. Jotaro Aragaki, the former Japanese team member who devoted his life to gymnastics, is no longer able to compete with his expectations. Despite still training strenuously day after day, he is advised to retire by his coach Amakusa. However, a certain encounter alters Aragaki’s fate.